GEW offers new UV monitoring system

March 29, 2018

GEW, which makes mercury UV and LED UV curing systems, has developed a new UV monitor, the mUVm, which can include up to five UV sensors to give continuous monitoring of UV output on a press. The aim is to measure the degree of curing to ensure the optimum output from the lamp and reflector system, making this a useful part of any UV-curing printing system. Continue reading “GEW offers new UV monitoring system”

Inca Digital to show new B1 inkjet printer

May 3, 2017

Inca Digital has revealed details of a new B1 inkjet printer that it will be showing off at the Fespa show in Hamburg. It’s said to be based on the same platform as the existing Onset X and Spyder X flatbed printers, which means that it uses Fujifilm Dimatix printheads. Continue reading “Inca Digital to show new B1 inkjet printer”

Mimaki extends UJF industrial printer range

April 21, 2017

Mimaki is planning to introduce a new addition to its UJF range of industrial flatbed printers at next month’s Fespa Hamburg show. The new UJF-3042MkII EX is based on the existing 3042 model but adds a fourth print head and the ability to hold eight ink bottles. Continue reading “Mimaki extends UJF industrial printer range”

Xaar adds recirculation to GS40 printhead

February 16, 2016

Xaar has adapted its 1002 GS40 printhead to better handle some UV applications by adding its Through Flow TF technology that recirculates ink at a very high rate directly past the back of the nozzle during drop ejection. This allows it to handle heavily pigmented and higher viscosity inks, such as opaque whites and varnishes. Continue reading “Xaar adds recirculation to GS40 printhead”